2011: Pitched in six games with four starts as a sophomore... was 1-2 with a 6.98 ERA in 19.1 innings... struck out nine and walked just two... hurled a complete-game win over Tiffin on 4/10, surrendering just one run on six hits in seven innings. He walked one and struck out three in his first career complete game... struck out a season-high five in 5.1 innings at Saginaw Valley on 5/1.
2010: Appeared in 12 games, making four starts... posted a 1-1 record with a 10.65 ERA in 23.2 innings.... second on the team with 23 strikeouts while walking just nine... picked up his first collegiate win against Charlestown on 4/9, as he gave up four runs (two earned) in 5.2 innings with four strikeouts.
PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: Played four years of baseball and football at Keystone High School... on the diamond, played on three conference championship teams and was a first-team All-Patriot Athletic Conference pick as a senior... was a second-team all-league selection asa junior... twice received the team's pitching award and wasa team-captain and All-NEOBCA pick as a senior... team-captain and all-conference pick in football... also member of the bowling team for three years, qualifying for the state tournament as a junior... served as vice president of the Varsity Club.
PERSONAL: Born July 27, 1991... majoring in international business with a minor in business... parents are Kevin and Karen Minnich.